Writing Towards Liberty and Justice for All with Charlene A. Carruthers, Nick Estes, Adolfo Flores, Ayanna Thompson
Date(s): Thursday, September 24, 2020, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Phoenix MST
Genre and Form(s): Community, Social Justice
About this Event
In this Speak up, Speak Out panel, authors Dr. Nicholas Estes (Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance), Charlene Carruthers (Unapologetic: A Black, Queer and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements), and Adolfo Flores (BuzzFeed News) discuss the current state of the police force, National Guard and ICE through the lens of BIPOC community reformation. Moderated by Dr. Ayanna Thompson, director of the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies and creator of the RaceB4Race academic conference series.